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35th Portier Lecture: “White Trash: The 400-Year History of Class in America”


This was quite fascinating


Presented by Nancy Isenberg, Ph.D.

The 35th Annual Portier Lecture: “White Trash: The 400-Year History of Class in America” Thursday, October 29, at 7:30, at Byrne Memorial Hall Spring Hill College – Mobile, Alabama

Nancy Isenberg is the T. Harry Williams Professor of History at Louisiana State University.

She is the author of Madison and Jefferson, 2010, with Andrew Burstein; Fallen Founder: The Life of Aaron Burr, 2007; and Sex and Citizenship in Antebellum America, 1998.

The Portier Lecture is the annual history lecture, named in honor of Bishop Michael Portier, the first bishop of Mobile, who founded Spring Hill College in 1830.

This event was sponsored by the Spring Hill College Department of History.

This video was produced in association with the Department of Communication Arts. Produced by J.L. Stevens II

One Comment
  1. 11/07/2019 10:12

    very good, I recommend this to all inquiring minds.


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